Marketing Director

We are looking for a competent Marketing Director to oversee the organization’s marketing ventures. This primarily involves developing and implementing strategies to strengthen the company’s market presence and help it find a “voice” that will make a difference.

The ideal candidate will be an experienced professional with a passion for the job, able to employ unique marketing techniques. He/She will be a skilled marketing strategist and able to drive creativity and enthusiasm in others. The goal is to increase the company’s market share and maximize revenues in order to thrive against competitors.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Design and implement comprehensive marketing strategies to create awareness of the company’s business activities
  • Supervise the department and provide guidance and feedback to other marketing professionals
  • Produce ideas for promotional events or activities and organize them efficiently
  • Understand, carefully expand and intelligently wield the company's brand
  • Plan and execute campaigns for corporate promotion, launching of new product lines etc.
  • Monitor progress and submit performance reports
  • Responsible for producing valuable content for the company’s online presence, editorial design and organizing the company’s publications
  • Conduct general market research to keep abreast of trends and competitor’s marketing movements
  • Control budgets and allocate resources amongst projects.
  • Become the organization’s agent towards external parties such as media, stakeholders and potential clients and build strategic partnerships
  • Develop and execute a comprehensive and intelligent annual marketing plan
  • Research, evaluate and connect the company to a range of smart, outside marketing, creative and production resources
  • Deftly manage a range of internal and external resources to develop necessary brand, creative, campaign, communications, web, content, demand generation, sales enablement and marketing initiatives
  • Proven ability to budget for and control all expenses related to marketing initiatives
  • Ability to understand the entire business and develop marketing strategies and tactics that support the company's strategic objectives
  • Think and do: Embrace a wide range of responsibilities that swing from strategic to tactical

This list of principal responsibilities is a working document and as such may not be complete. The list will be supplemented as necessary.

Qualification Requirements/Job Specifications

  • 5+ years’ experience as Marketing Director
  • Excellent leadership and organizing skills
  • Analytical and creative thinking
  • Exquisite communication and interpersonal skills
  • Up to speed with current and online marketing techniques and best practices
  • Thorough knowledge of web analytics (e.g., Google Analytics, WebTrends etc.) and Google AdWords
  • Customer-oriented approach with aptitude
  • Professional chartered marketer (CIM) is a plus
  • BSc/BA in business administration, marketing and communications or relevant field

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